Ethics and Integrity – Answer Writing Challenge – 36

ARCHIVES 06 September 2014 1) “Even as the Ebola crisis rages onward in west Africa, a World Health Organization panel concluded on August 11 that offering patients promising experimental Ebola drugs with unknown side effects and efficacy would be ethical.” This is a recent news published in an American journal. Do you think it is ethical to …

Economics -2014: Answer Writing Challenge – 6

ARCHIVES 06 September 2014 Q1) Why are trading blocks formed? Explain the welfare impact of such trading blocks for non member countries? (250 words) Q2) “Industrial development and environmental degradation are highly correlated”. If it is true what should be in your opinion the policy options for industrialization process vis–a-vis pollution control? (250 words)  

Geography-2014: Answer Writing Challenge – 6

ARCHIVES 06 September 2014 1) Bring out the relevance of seismic study in determining the  structure of earth’s interiors (400 Words) 2) Name the climatically controlled agents of erosion. Explain how they differ in terms of properties of matter. Compare their landforms produced by each one of them (250 Words) 3)  Palaeozoic glacial evidence for Continental Drift. (150 …

Psychology -2014: Answer Writing Challenge – 4

ARCHIVES 06 September 2014 Introduction to Psychology Q. ” Psychology is a Science “comment (200 words) Psychological measurement of individual differences Q.Mention Different types of Psychological tests.Discuss its uses,misuses and limitations (400 words ) Tomorrow’s Topic Methods of Psychology and Psychological well being and mental disorders  

Public Administration-2014: Answer Writing Challenge – 4

ARCHIVES 06 September 2014 Answer in 250 words 1. “The scope of administration is determined by scope of government functions decided politically.” Comment. (1998) 2. Waldo speaks of the fears of F.M.Marx that PA has grown so broad and so much is involved at its periphery that it stands “In danger of disappearing completely as …

Science and Technology – 2014: Daily Answer Writing Challenge – 6

ARCHIVES 06 September 2014   Q4 What is Ballistic Missile Defence? Comment on India’s BMD system. http://www.thehindu.com/todays-paper/tp-opinion/deterrence-debates-and-defence/article5932362.ece http://www.ipcs.org/article/india/india-how-credible-is-its-ballistic-missile-defence-3768.html http://www.thehindu.com/news/national/india-proves-capability-of-missile-defence-system/article4126430.ece http://missilethreat.com/a-look-at-the-indian-ballistic-missile-defence-programme/ Q5. What is Polar Vertex? Explain its implications http://science.howstuffworks.com/nature/climate-weather/atmospheric/polar-vortex.htm http://www.thehindu.com/news/international/world/temperatures-plunge-as-polar-vortex-sweeps-us/article5548390.ece What is Rosetta Mission? Explain its importance http://www.thehindu.com/sci-tech/science/rosetta-to-reawaken-for-final-mission/article5579161.ece    

General Studies – 2014: Daily Answer Writing Challenge – 9

ARCHIVES 06 September 2014 World History (From History Optional) Critically examine the following statements in about 250 words each “New imperialism was a nationalistic, not an economic phenomena.” Critically examine. “By the 1980s, the Communist system of the Soviet Union was incapable of maintaining the country’s role as a Superpower.” Elucidate.

[UPSC MAINS-2014] Insights Secure: Questions On Current Events – 06 September 2014

ARCHIVES 06 September 2014 Answer ALL the questions in about 200 words 1) Critically examine why India is not a signatory to the Nuclear Non-Proliferation Treaty and explain the importance of civil nuclear deals that India has signed with few countries. Business Standard 2) In your opinion why is  there a lot of corruption in public …